Category: Sound and multimedia
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 941.41K
Operating System: Windows 2003, Windows 95, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / 30 Dec 1995
The ES1788 AudioDrive is basically a sound card. This device is necessary for playing audio input. The device includes a sixteen bit stereo sound, as well as FM music synthesis. The device is also equipped with a microprocessor, a twenty voice ESFM music synthesizer, sixteen bit stereo wave ADC and DAC, and sixteen bit stereo music. It also provides a DAC, MPU-401 UART mode serial port, dual game ports, hardware master volume control, two serial port interfaces to external DSP, external wavetable music synthesizer, DMA control logic with FIFO, as well as an ISA bus interface logic. This device also provides users with audio inputs that include CD Audio, auxiliary line and a mono microphone input to an internal preamp. This chip can likewise be attached to the motherboard, an add-on card, or integrated into peripheral cards.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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The device can also record, compress, play back voice, sound, and music with its built in six channel mixer controls. User need not worry about its installation because it is a Plug and Play device. Sound cards are basically devices that assist in the input or output of audio signal to and from PC or laptop sound card driver. A sound card driver is a program that allows a sound card to communicate with a computer’s operating system. Sound card drivers are required in order for the device to work. Without a sound card driver, the computer will not be able to recognize the device. Sound cards are either integrated in the computer’s motherboard or are connected to the computer as an expansion card. Sound cards allow analog audio to be converted to digital sound. This is required because a computer can only read digital information. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ES1788 AudioDrive DMA Emulation errors before installing any driver updates.